Top 10 Most Poisonous Plants

There are many lives are living on this planet. The plant is one of them. Even though they cannot move or think, they are living creatures. Some of these plants are evolved to protect themselves against animals and humans. In fact, they have developed venoms it paralyzes or even kills animals and humans. There are even plants that consume meat. We have gathered the top ten most poisonous plant for humankind, therefore if you see them in nature you should be very careful.

10. Rhododendron

Rhododendron is generally found around West Asia and Mediterranean areas. It has a flower generally with pink color and their tones. Some animals tend to eat them however, they get poisoned with even small doses. The symptoms are Vomiting, slow heart rate, falling, and exhaustion is generally observed by animals which et the rhododendron.


9. Jimsonweed

Jimson weed is generally found and originated from American continents. It has hallucinogenic symptoms. If it is consumed, the effect and the dose of the hallucinogenic symptoms may hospitalize who consumes them. However, it is used for medical purposes such as asthma medicine.


8. Aconitum or Aconite

Aconitum or Aconite that looks beautiful looking and smelling the plant. It even tastes like horseradish or carrot. However, nature is freaky in some cases. For example, who would think that this plant is one of the most dangerous plants in the world. If you only contact with it, you will feel tingling, numbness and most of the times heart problems. On the other hand, if you consume it by mistake, you will get burning sensation, increased salivation, vomiting, diarrhea, blood pressure changes, heartbeat irregularities, coma and at the end death for many cases.


7. Cicuta

Cicuta is mainly found in the lake areas of the American continent. It is very poisonous such that it contains fatal toxins, cicutoxin, which is mainly found in the roots. Unfortunately, roots of the plant are often mistaken for the parsnip. The symptoms of consuming it are violent and painful cramps and convulsions, vomiting nausea, and muscle tremors.


6. Angel's Trumpets

Angel's trumpets are located in South America. If you by chance eat or consume it, you will have nausea, diarrhea, paralysis, and hallucinations. If you consume overdose, you will end up dead


5. White Snakeroot

Whşte snakeroot is generally found in North America. It is so poisonous that is a cow consumes it and you drink the milk from that cow you will be poisoned. The symptoms are a weakness, muscle stiffness, vomiting, vague pains,  abdominal discomfort, severe constipation, coma, and possibly death.


4. Rosary Pea

One of the most terrifying plants in the world. It has abrin in it. If you consume the abrin, first it will start making your body change, you will not receive enough protein because it will prevent it. Then difficulties y in breathing, vomiting, diarrhea, dehydration, and pain for eyes. If you consume with high dosage you will die in 72 hours.


3. Oleander

Oleanders live in south Asia and Mediterranean areas, Consuming it will affect the heart rhythm and the nervous system of humans.


2. Castor Bean Plant

Castor oil is used as a medicine for skin conditions. However, Castor Bean Plant contains ricin. It is more poisonous than cyanide 6000 times more. Which makes it the most dangerous and poisonous plant ever. If you consume it, you will have burning, pain, drop in blood pressure and diarrhea and without a proper treatment, it will cause death.


1. Astropa Belladona

Top of our list belongs to Astropa belladonna, which is the most poisonous plant in the world. Just two of these small berries cause death for humans. It blocs the function of nervous system in humans. Other symptoms are blurred vision, loss of balance, headache, hallucinations and urinary retention which will end up being fatal to humans



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